|Amdo Hair Changing Ritual # 2 and # - Libu Lakhi, Tshe dpal rdo rje, and Puhua Dongzhi|
This film focuses on a hair-changing ritual in a farming village in a rural Amdo Tibetan area in Mtsho sngon (Qinghai) Province, PR China. A thirteen-year old Tibetan girl's (b. 1994) hair changing ritual in Brag dmar nang Tibetan Village, Dkra brjid Township, Khri kha County, Mtsho lho Tibetan Autonomous Prefecture, Mtsho sngon Province, PR China is described. The ritual was held on the fifth day of the first lunar month, 2007...
Keywords: coming of age Tibetan rituals, girl's hair changing ritual, Amdo, Tibetan, Qinghai, Guide County
|Bon skor Wedding, Horse Racing, and Tibetan New Year (Losar) Rituals (2011) - Btsun ba rgyal|
Bon skor Wedding, Horse Racing, and Tibetan New Year (Losar) Rituals (2011) Filmed by Btsun ba rgyal in 2011 in Bon skor Herding Community, Bya mdo Township, Mang ra County, Mtsho lho Tibetan Autonomous Prefecture, Mtsho sngon (Qinghai) Province, PR China
Keywords: Tibetan culture; Tibetan weddings; Tibetan horse racing; Tibetan New Year; A mdo; Amdo; folksongs
|Saji Laru - Filmed and edited by Sherab Gyatso|
Sherab Gyatso filmed portions of the lu-rol/ klu rol/ laru ritual on the seventeenth day of the sixth lunar month of 2002 in Saji Village (and nearby areas), Longwu/ Reb-gong Town, Tongren County, Qinghai Province, PR China. Lu-rol allows for symbolic communication between mountain deities and villagers. Saji elders say lu-rol gives villagers good luck and strengthens a sense of village solidarity...
Keywords: klu rol, laru, lu-rol
|Shedhi Tibetan Village Cham - Wendegomba|
Wendegomba filmed and edited this cham performance, held on the twenty-ninth day of the third lunar month of 2002 in Shedhi Village, Shopongxi Township, Rebgong County, Huangnan Tibetan Prefecture, Qinghai Province, PR China. Local Tibetans believe that the featured demi-gods can cure illnesses, diminish obstacles, destroy evils, and bring auspiciousness to their lives.
Keywords: Tibetan, cham, Rebgong, Huangnan, Qinghai
|Gling rgyal Klu rol/Laru - Zhu Yongzhong|
See: Dpal ldan bkra shis and Kevin Stuart. 1998. 'Perilous Novelties': The A mdo Tibetan Klu rol Festival in Gling rgyal Village. ANTHROPOS 93: 31-53. http://www.archive.org/details/Dpal-ldan-bkra-shisAndKevinStuart.1998.PerilousNoveltiesTheA-mdo for a description of this ritual. Gling rgyal Tibetan Village, Rma lho Tibetan Autonomous Prefecture, Qinghai Province, China is the site of a summer festival known as klu rol (water deities entertainment)...
Keywords: Tibetan ritual, water deities, Qinghai, Reb gong, Tongren
|Mongghul (Tu, Monguor) Women from Huzhu Sing in Tibetan in 2004 - Limudanzhuu|
Nenga Mongghulni shdochani Limudanzhuu ne Qaaghuali Ayilidi shaikisanna. Deeran yirila dolaja. Qorajin ugoni darang yangni yiiguala Tiiwarina. Ne jiu kileguni Mongghul kun ne lurijira Tiiwarini lorijiniini hudu suriji yanglaja. Niumalang ne lalang yiri jirihgara Tiiwarila dola shdajin do yixi guiraxja. Ne dogni yangni saini qanglasa hudu xjiribuwa. Limudanzhuu (b. 1966), Mongghul (Tu, Monguor) is Limusishidenâs older brother...
Keywords: Mongghul; Monguor; Tu; Mongol; Mongolian; Tibetan; Huzhu; Haidong; Qinghai; folksongs; Mongghul sing in Tibetan; Asian folksongs
|Jianzha Tibetan Archery Party 2003 - Filmed by Rin chen Rdo rji (Renqingduojie, Rinchen dorjee)|
Filmed by Rin chen Rdo rji on the seventh day of the sixth lunar month, 2003 in Bde chen Village (a large village consisting of five smaller, natural villages), Nengke Township, Jianzha County, Huangnan Tibetan Autonomous Prefecture, Qinghai, PR China. In mid-summer beginning on the fifteenth day of the sixth lunar month, farmers picnic in tents decorated with auspicious symbols provide shelter for more than five days...
Keywords: Tibetan archery, Jianzha, Huangnan, Qinghai
|Tibetan Lha pa|
ask for identification Huadan Colby
|Tibetan Archery - Filmed by Tshe dbang rdo rje (Caihangduojie)|
Tshe dbang rdo rge (Caihangduojie) filmed this archery ritual early in 2003, during the Chinese lunar calendar New Year period in Lejian (Gle chen in)Village, Maketang (Mar khu thang) Town, Jianzha County, Huangnan (Rma lho)Tibetan Autonomous Prefecture, Qinghai Province, PR China. The competition was between Lejian and Maketang Tibetan villages.
Keywords: Tibetan archery, Jianzha, Rma lho, Huangnan, Qinghai
|THE AUTOBIOGRAPHY OF ZHUBA REINCARNATION LAMA|
1989 GANSU TV STATION
Keywords: AMDO TIBETAN MOVIES; A MDO TIBETAN MOVIES; TIBETAN LANGUAGE MOVIES; TIBETAN LANGUAGE MOVIES FROM CHINA